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Three crosses silhouetted against the sky;

A thief dying on one – he didn’t get by.

A thief is also dying on the third frame,

His sin was similar, his punishment the same.

But Who dies on that middle cross?

What has He done – that life should be lost?

Is He a big sinner?  Say, what is His crime?

He had no sin, friend – until he took yours and mine.

His death is a redemptive death;

He replaced, ah replaces, mortal man.

The Son of God died for sinners –

Have you ever heard such a plan?  -eab, 4/7/07

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